Kalin Cogar

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Kalin Cogar Attorney

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Kalin Cogar is a Senior Attorney in the Albuquerque office handling civil litigation matters specifically the defense of bodily injury cases (auto, premises liability, products liability, construction, and landlord tenant cases). Kalin has over 6 years of litigation experience in criminal and civil matters. She began her career in Houston, Texas working for a boutique law firm handing both criminal and civil matters including various immigration cases. In 2016 Ms. Cogar moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico and began working as a prosecutor for the First Judicial District of New Mexico District Attorney's Office. In 2018 she joined the Special Victim's Unit prosecution team as a Senior Trial Attorney for the Second Judicial District of New Mexico. In 2020 she made the move to civil litigation and practiced with a nation defense firm before joining Mayer LLP in April of 2022.

In her free time, Kalin enjoys enjoying being in the mountains hiking and/or snowboarding, spending time with her two nephews and her German Shephard-Huskey, traveling, college football and live music.


  • Litigation


  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., 2013
  • Baylor University – B.A. in Journalism/Public Relations with a minor in Communications, 2005


  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the District of New Mexico

Distinctions & Certifications

  • "Ones to Watch," Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, Best Lawyers, 2022

Publications & Speeches

  • Planned, prepared and presented CLE training on the investigation and prosecution of strangulation cases.